A nationwide search for the best home cooks in America. One of 50 hopefuls will become a culinary star and one of America's "Masterchefs."
Meet the tastemakers.
Did You Know?
In season episode 8, Lee Knaz became the first contestant to win back to back challenges. The first was the Mystery Box Challenge and the second was the Elimination Challenge. See more
Joe Bastianich has no formal training and knowledge in cooking. He is considered a restaurateur not a chef, therefore shouldn't be considered a judge. See more
Gordon Ramsey - Host
[Repeated line to a contestant
Get a grip!